May 21, 2018  
2011-2012 Catalog 
    
2011-2012 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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SC 21000 - Winter Ecology and Cold Weather Physiology

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A definition of winter and the strategies organisms pursue to survive it. Principles and processes of energy and biochemistry are briefly reviewed in preparation for a survey of animal and plant adaptations to cold stress. Interactions between populations in a winter context are also covered. The course begins with a study of human responses to cold and methods of staying warm. Lab fee required. Satisfies the Laboratory Science GUR. Offered Spring. Competencies: CU, PMA



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